The governance committee of the University of Tennessee Board of Trustees will meet in Nashville Friday, October 19. The meeting is scheduled for 10 a.m. CDT at the offices of Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis, 511 Union St., Suite 2700.
The executive and compensation committee of the University of Tennessee Board of Trustees will meet in Nashville on Friday, October 19. The meeting is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. CDT at the offices of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, 511 Union St., Suite 2700.
The editorial advisory board of the Journal of East Tennessee History has selected UT archivist Aaron D. Purcell as the winner of the 2006 McClung Award for his article, "A Damned Piece of Rascality: The Business of Slave Trading in Southern Appalachia." Purcell’s article focuses on the slave-trading firm of Meek, Haynes and Company to
Staples, the university’s vendor for office supplies, is offering a 12 percent discount to employees for in-store purchases now through Oct 20, 2007.
The McClung Museum is holding a special program called "The Legend of Mary Magdalene in the Middle Ages," 7-8:30 pm Tues, Oct 16, in conjunction with the Medieval and Renaissance Semester and the museum’s "Sacred Beauty: A Millennium of Religious Art, 600-1600" exhibit.
Juxtapower: South Africa’s Song and Dance, 7 pm Thurs, Oct 18, in Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Building. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Black Cultural Programming Committee.